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Open Access | Springer and Open Access

Springer and Open Access

Open access publishing makes articles published in a journal immediately and permanently available online for everyone, everywhere. Springer is pleased to offer a variety of open access options for you to publish your research. No matter which option you choose, all Springer articles are peer-reviewed, professionally and quickly produced, and available on SpringerLink.

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Find out what our authors, editors and partners say about open access.

SpringerOpen – Open Access Journals in All Subject Areas 

Our SpringerOpen journals are fully and immediately open access and publish articles under the Creative Commons Attribution license, enabling authors to retain copyright to their work.

Open Choice – Your Way to Open Access 

Springer’s Open Choice program allows authors to publish open access in over 1300 established subscription-based journals.

Author's Rights at Springer 

At Springer we understand that you care about your research. We allow you to easily comply with the open access requirements of your institution, government and funding body. Springer is a green publisher, as we allow self-archiving, but most importantly we are fully transparent about your rights.